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1888: James Urie lays the Foundation Stone of the Flemington and Kensington Presbyterian Church.

James Urie was not only a much respected public figure as a Councillor, Mayor of Flemington and a principal partner of the Ferguson & Urie stained glass firm; he is also credited with being one of the lead instigators for the erection of the Flemington and Kensington Presbyterian Church. 3,735 more words

Ferguson & Urie

Laksa King, Flemington Melbourne

It was birthday boy’s choice, and he chose Laksa King. Luckily we booked, because it was three deep getting in. There were four sets of queues in the milling throng: those waiting for their booked table, those who hadn’t booked waiting on a table, those waiting to make their takeaway order, and those waiting for their ordered takeaway. 475 more words

Eating Out

Spring Carnival Watch

The following horses were the Early Thoughts top performers for last weekend. These runners are worth noting in upcoming starts in the next 21 days, particularly if they appear at the same track. 169 more words

Horse Racing

Looks Like The Cat To Resume In Danehill Stakes

Trainer Tony Gollan has confirmed that promising colt Looks Like The Cat will start his 2014 Spring Racing Carnival campaign in the Group 2 Danehill Stakes  440 more words


The ageing Greengrocer.

It seems unbelievable. I was hoping for a better and benign world. Only yesterday the sun seemed so happy and yellow. Temperatures above average. And the shopkeeper had a spring in his steps while putting out his cases of vine ripened cherry tomatoes outside on the sun-lit pavement. 382 more words

Gerard Oosterman

Septum Piercing at Ink Junction in Flemington

I recently got my second nostril pierced and days later I got my septum done! It was a last minute decision at the end of the work day with my friend Christine. 220 more words

New Jersey

NJ Burglar Who Fled To Canada On Kayak Gets More Jail Time

FLEMINGTON, N.J. (AP) — Another state prison term has been handed down to a New Jersey man who fled to Canada just before he was due to be sentenced for stealing from his neighbors after Tropical Storm Irene. 112 more words